Wr 400 cuts out during ride and wont start for another 10 mins

3 replies to this topic
  • FitzyWr400

Posted June 29, 2015 - 02:26 AM


Hi there,
I have a 2000 wr 400 and I would be riding for about 40 minutes and it will just cut out, i try to start it but it wont so I leave it for 10 minutes and it starts up fine, sometimes this can happen when i just go out on the bike so will cut out after 5 minutes, can someone help me pls?

  • Krannie McKranface

Posted June 29, 2015 - 04:38 AM


I would do a Stator test, both cold and hot, following the service manual


Your symptoms are that of fuel starvation (bad gas cap vent) or Electrical heat 'open circuit' on the stator, IMHO.

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  • FitzyWr400

Posted June 29, 2015 - 05:24 AM


Hi thanks for the reply do you know how to do the stator test because I cant find anything about it

  • Krannie McKranface

Posted June 29, 2015 - 01:10 PM


You need to download a service manual


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